It’s a new name, it’s a new format, it’s a new focus, it’s an all new approach. It’s still the same good fun, still the same excitement, still the same chance to have a night out with the village and enjoy a cracking weekend of festivities.
Dates for this years Big Thong Ender 2013 are :
Friday 28th June – Saturday 29th June – Sunday 30th June
Friday 28th June
The chance for the village adults to get together and have a huge party. This year sees live music from JB Good and Storm in the Upperthong Village Hall. Massala Lounge will be serving up their usual awesome food in our outside marquee alongside the Hall. The Village Hall will be putting on Lagers of the World, The Royal Oak will be providing a selection of cool ciders and the Cricket Club will be catering for all those with a hankering for Real Ale.
There are only 120 tickets and are absolutely guaranteed to sell out well in advance. Tickets will be priced at £15. It is going to be awesome !!!!
Saturday 29th June
The fun starts in the afternoon and continues into late evening. Entry is totally free – all we ask is that you eat, drink and be merry.
16:00 – 18:00 Bar Happy Hour
16:00 – 17:00 Mini Kids Disco
17:00 – 18:00 Punch and Judy Show
18:00 – 19:00 Gala Queen
19:00 – 21:00 Fancy Dress – Heroes Theme
We’ve also got an Oompha Band, pies and peas, hot dogs, veggie food, sweet stall, raffle and more…
Sunday 30th June
The traditional day of festivities centered around the Cricket Club pitch. It’s going to be another cracker and 2013 will include a bouncy castle, 20ft inflatable slide, bungee run, brass band, USSG stalls and games, lots of food, lots of beer, face painting, tombola, toys, ice cream. Not forgetting the Official Welly Wanging World Championships. Basically, it’s going to be an action packed day not to be missed.
We are trying to get the famous Spitfire Flyover again. When it’s confirmed, we’ll bang out an update.
Entry this year is totally free !! Again, all we ask is that you eat, drink, be merry and spread good old Upperthong village community spirit.
Breaking news…..the Spitfires are back. Join us on the cricket pitch for the fly over !!!!
Don’t forget the theme for the weekend is “HEROES” - Superheroes, soldiers, your dad, your mum, comic book heroes, footballers, firemen – anything and everything goes.
Support Your Community
Any profits from the weekend will go directly to maintaining the fabric of the Village Hall and undertaking various urgent upgrades. On behalf of the Upperthong Community, we will also donate 10% of any profits to Help for Heroes. So please come along and support your new Big Thong Ender and get involved in the success of the community.